How to align film extruders prior to installing an extruder screw

By Spencer Thomas  Correctly installing an extruder screw requires a tightly aligned extruder barrel and gearbox shaft. Follow these instructions…

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Innovative, cloud-friendly, and simple to use

ShaftAlign Touch—the newest member of the Adaptive Alignment family of products from Prüftechnik—may be easy to use but that doesn’t…

4 months ago

Tips to eliminate pipe stress

By Elzuinshah Rahmat Pipe stress occurs when the mating surface of two pipe flanges is misaligned. The misalignment creates abnormal…

4 months ago

What to do if you’re not getting what you expect from your laser alignment system

Wrong alignment tool for the situation or asset? Need a more experienced user to get the job done? Many complexities…

4 months ago

Move into the digital age with the new SHAFTALIGN Touch

In today’s fast-paced environment, maintenance technicians don’t have time to deal with hard-to-use tools or complicated programs. It’s with those…

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Getting process manufacturing back on track quickly

By Scott Jenkins When a company has an emergency manufacturing problem that delays production, it needs a solution quickly—and the…

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